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Bird walk

May 18, 2013

A birding program, Bird Walk, will be held at PEEC. Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, will lead a hike focusing on the identification of birds and their unique natural history. The program is most appropriate for ages 10+; binoculars and field guides will be provided. Cost: free for PEEC members, $5 for non-members. Visit

Warbler Weekend

May 10, 2013

Warbler Weekend will begin on Friday evening, May 10 & continue through Sunday afternoon, May 12. Guided field trips will be led by Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, and other experienced guides who will identify birds by sight, sound and habitat. To register, call PEEC at 570/828-2319. The cost of the weekend is $195, which includes 2 nights of lodging & 6 meals. Commuter & day rates are also available.

4-H Pony Pals meeting

May 3, 2013

4-H Pony Pals Meeting, 6:40pm, On Broadway Dance Studio. This club is still accepting new members. They are also looking for another leader. 570/296-3400.

4-H Palette of Fun Art Club meeting

May 3, 2013

4-H Palette of Fun Art Club meeting, 5-6:30pm, Wild Acres Club House. 570/296-3400.

Introduction to Fly Fishing class

April 28, 2013

The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) is hosting a new series for outdoor sport enthusiasts. The first class is Introduction to Fly Fishing, taught by Tom Battista from the Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited, 10am-12 noon. Cost: $20 for one class, or $50 to attend all three classes in the Sportsman Series. 570/828-2319.

PEEC Earth Day celebration

April 20, 2013

Celebrate Earth Day at PEEC, 10am-4pm. Featuring hands-on learning stations, interpretive hikes, conservation exhibits, animals, crafts, food and more. Cost: $5 per car. 570/828-2319.

Equinox Extravaganza

March 23, 2013

Celebrate the end of winter at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 1-4pm. Cost: $5. 570/828-2319 or email

Woodcock Walk

March 16, 2013

Walk to see the mysterious woodcock at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 6-7:30pm. Ages 10+. Cost: $5. 570/828-2319 or email

Sugar Shack Scramble

March 9, 2013

Take an orienteering expedition to the "Two Saps" Sugar Shack at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 9am-12:30pm. Enjoy hot cocoa and pancakes with fresh maple syrup. Cost: $10 child, $15 adult. Register: 570/828-2319 or email

Introduction to Orienteering

February 24, 2013

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 10am-12pm. Learn to use a map and compass. PEEC provides the equipment and teaches you the basics. Cost: $5. 570/828-2319,,

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